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We are a leading provider of real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With years of experience in the business, we have a proven track record of reducing lenders' time, efforts and costs in managing the appraisal process.

We are a leading provider of appraisals for:

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgages
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Employee Relocation
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement


    Our investment in training and technology has helped our customers greatly reduce their workload. By offering on-line appraisal ordering, coupled with automatic report status updates and electronic delivery of the final product, we are able to eliminate the run around and phone tag hassles associated with this process. And since this process saves us money as well, we can keep our rates competitive with anybody in the industry.

  • Short Turn-Around Times
  • Highest-Quality Appraisal Reports
  • On-line Status Reports
  • Electronic Ordering and Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing


    Through this web site, you can perform a number of tasks. Ordering an appraisal is just a click of a button away. Or, spend some time and find out a bit more about the appraisal business.

  • The more you know, the better decision you can make. And check back frequently, as our content is always being updated.

     

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    MBS RECAP: A Resilient Month-End For Bond Markets, All Things Considered
    10/31/2014 4:01 PM

    Posted To: MBS Commentary

    10yr yields are heading out the door at 2.335--a very significant level considering it had been the lowest closing yield of the year until October 8th. It's also right in line with a super-long-term inflection point for bond markets with roots as far back as 2010. Holding under...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates Slightly Higher After Big News From Japan
    10/31/2014 2:40 PM

    Posted To: Mortgage Rate Watch

    Mortgage rates drifted inconsequentially higher to end the month, remaining well-within the recent range, albeit closer to the higher end. The most prevalently-quoted conforming 30yr fixed rate remained 4.0%, with 4.125% not too far behind. On average, rates were just slightly bett...Read More
     
    Baby Boomer Attitudes on Housing Might Surprise You
    10/31/2014 2:26 PM

    Posted To: MND NewsWire

    A survey of attitudes toward housing released on Thursday by The Demand Institute indicates that the Baby Boom generation still has no intention of aging gracefully . In fact, when it comes to housing it appears few intend to yield at all to their advancing years. The Institute, a nonprofit run by ...Read More
     
    MBS MID-DAY: Unexpected Weakness After Japan Tape-Bomb, but Some Redeeming Qualities
    10/31/2014 11:46 AM

    Posted To: MBS Commentary

    This will largely be a reprint of an update that appeared on MBS Live this morning. Reason being: that update covered the impact of big, surprising news from the Bank of Japan overnight, and it has been the only salient market mover for bond markets. As for the movement, it's n...Read More
     
    Lender Still on the Hook Despite CFPB Consent Order
    10/31/2014 10:07 AM

    Posted To: MND NewsWire

    A recent motion filed by a mortgage company to dismiss portions of a class action suit against it shows, according to an attorney familiar with the matter, that a consent order settling charges brought by the Consumer Financial Protection Agency (CFPB) " does not necessarily bring finality to the i...Read More
     
    CFPB's Servicing Report; MI & VA Loans; Freddie & Manufactured Housing; Will the Election Really Matter?
    10/31/2014 10:03 AM

    Posted To: Pipeline Press

    Gaps of all kinds are widening out, and they are impacting business. In a story about " New Homes' Problem: Price " the gap between the more expensive median price of newly built homes and that of resales has exceeded $70,000 for most of the economic recovery, the wi...Read More
     
    MBS Day Ahead: Month-End and Improving Technical Possibilities
    10/31/2014 6:32 AM

    Posted To: MBS Commentary

    No single method of market analysis is always better than another, which is why it's always better to consider as many as possible and look for agreements. In other words, if t echnical analysis and fundamentals are both saying the same thing, the conclusion is stronger. Pretty...Read More
     
    MBS RECAP: Super Flat Day... Not at all What You'd Expect
    10/30/2014 3:59 PM

    Posted To: MBS Commentary

    If the official end of QE is to be an inspirational moment for bond markets in the bigger picture, you wouldn't know it based on how trading has gone since then. A case is rapidly building for the news being fully priced in ahead of time and actual whipsaw effect happening a fe...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates Recover Slightly; Holding Near 4 Percent
    10/30/2014 2:48 PM

    Posted To: Mortgage Rate Watch

    Mortgage rates pulled back to hold near 4 percent after rising to the highest levels in 3 weeks. After yesterday's Fed announcement, the most common rate quotes were at risk of edging up to 4.125% for top tier borrowers. While some lenders are still in that range today, the improve...Read More
     
    Affordability Has Nothing to do with Home Prices or Rates -RealtyTrac
    10/30/2014 11:30 AM

    Posted To: MND NewsWire

    "A real estate market that should be flying high is instead a real estate market that is faltering ," according to Brian Mushaney, Executive Vice President, Data Solutions, for RealtyTrac. Writing in the current issue of RealtyTrac's Housing News Report he points to a market which he says should be...Read More





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